|Interviews of Philo Farnsworth and Clifford Gardner by Jane Morgan - Morgan, Jane|
Note: False starts and silence during the first 2:20 of part two.Part 1: Interview with Philo Farnsworth, 1968Part 2: Interview with Clifford Gardner, 1965Description: Two interviews by Jane Morgan on the subject of Philo Farnsworth. Jane Morgan was the author of "Electronics in the West," a primer on the early electronics industry in California, published in 1967. She was also involved with the Foothill Electronics Museum, located at Foothill College in Los Altos Hills...
Keywords: californialightandsound; Farnsworth, Philo; Television--History
|Vintage Colgate Toothpaste Commercial - Colgate|
I have a whole host of old commercials. Toothpaste, Cigarettes, Lux Soap, and many others. This one is an old Colgate toothpaste commerical
Keywords: Vintage TV; Television Commercials; Television History
|The inventions of Dr. C. Francis Jenkins of Washington, D.C. / William Hartge Fifer - Fifer, William Hartge|
Biography and summary of the inventions of Dr. Charles Francis Jenkins, a resident of Washington, D.C. Among the inventions credited to Dr. Jenkins are the motion picture projector; high speed camera; radio photographs, radio vision, and radio movies; plate receiver; and spiral-mounted lens disc. This paper, prepared as part of Fifer's initiation into Phi Mu, an engineering honor society, contains photographs, diagrams, and other illustrations.
Keywords: Jenkins; C. Francis (Charles Francis); 1867-1934; Television -- History; Phototelegraphy -- History
|Anniversary Show (April 30, 1949)|
Anniversary Show "Ten years ago today", broadcast on WNBT (W2XBS) on April 30, 1949. Host: Ben Grauer - Guests: Earl Wrightson, Kyle MacDonnell and The Three Flames On April 30, 1939 NBC launched Television as a regular public service with a telecast of President Franklin D. Roosevelt and others in formal opening of the New York World Fair of 1939. This program contains some remarkable Kinescope excerpts: - "Pickup from Aircraft Carrier U.S.S...
Keywords: Classic TV; Live TV; 1949; NBC; WNBT; W2XBS; 1940's Television; Kinescope; Television History
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|Compilation of Classic TV Footage - Episode 15 - Matthew Paul Argall|
Part of a series of videos compiling clips from various public domain classic (and sometimes not-so-classic) television series. This video includes excerpts from a total of 15 different television series, from four different networks (NBC, DuMont, CBS, ABC) plus two non-network (local) series.
Keywords: Compilation of Classic TV Footage; Classic TV; Television; Television History; Broadcast; Broadcasting; NBC; CBS; ABC; DuMont
|Federal Telecommunications Laboratory Opening - Institute of Radio Engineers. San Francisco Section.|
Additional Title: Federal OpeningDescription: Recorded on Saturday, December 15, 1956, at the official opening of International Telephone and Telegraph Corporation’s Federal Telecommunications Laboratory in Palo Alto, California, under the direction of William S. Chaskin. To celebrate Federal’s “homecoming” to Palo Alto, a large group of Federal Telegraph Company employees gathered for a reunion...
Keywords: californialightandsound; Patten, William R; Telegraph, Wireless--History; Radio--History; Electronic industries--San Francisco Bay Area--History; Television--History; San Francisco Bay Area (Calif.)
|Documentary in the Digital Age|
Documentary in the Digital Age
Keywords: film; documentary; chapter; festival; films; international; sean; camera; langan; errol; international film; international documentary; film festival; documentary film; television history; musical documentary; french sensibility; popular television; american iconoclast; eastern european
|Everything Actioncast Ep 163 "Choose Your Own Adventure" - www.everythingactionc.com|
This week on the podcast, Zach and Chris discuss Choose Your Own Adventure books and their various imitators, when 300: Rise of an Empire takes places in relation to the first, Nicolas Cage vs John Cusack, E3, The Greatest Event in Television History and much more. News: 300: Rise of an Empire, The Hobbit: The Desolation of Smaug, Paranoia, Getaway, The Frozen Ground trailers, Luther Season 3 promo, E3 news, Fox buys Choose Your Own Adventure IP and the New Release Round Up...
Keywords: everything actioncast; podcast; episode; zach; chris; 300: rise of an empire; the hobbit: the desolation of smaug; paranoia; getaway; the frozen ground; luther; e3; fox; choose your own adventure; new release round up; arrested development; the hangover part III; the greatest event in television history II; graceland; in the flesh; race ot the scene; that guy from that thing; unknown; broken city
|Everything Actioncast Ep 131 "The Robocycle" - www.everythingaction.com|
This week on the podcast, Zach, Chris and Joe talk about Robocop's new ride, the new Carrie, Uwe Boll vs Alfred Hitchcock, Redbox's love of Adam Sandler, another lost 80's horror classic and much more.
Keywords: everything actioncast; podcast; episode; zach; chris; joe; robocop; robocycle; carrie; uwe boll; zero dark thirty; the dark knight returns part 2; hitchcock; iron man; batman; agent coulson; SHIELD; son of ernest; raging bull vs rocky; grudge match; top ten; redbox rentals; female expendables; new release round up; show and tell; sherlock; the burning; the roommate; crimes & misdemeanors; hijacked; the greatest event in television history; the walking dead; comic book men